Polysiphonia parvula ex Kützing, nom. illeg.
Polysiphonia parvula Suhr ex Kützing 1864: 18, pl. 51: figs. a-c, nom. illeg.
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1864). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XIV pp. [i-iii], 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
Herposiphonia parvula (Suhr ex Kützing) De Toni 1903
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Islas Canarias (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 543).
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Afonso-Carrillo 2014).
(as Herposiphonia parvula (Suhr ex Kützing) De Toni)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (John et al. 2004).
Created: 12 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 July 2019.